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CARLO BALDASSARRA HONOURED WITH LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD G REENPARK HOMES CHAIR- Baldassarra to start making a name for himself. Well known for outstanding generosity in MAN and CEO Carlo Baldassarra Less than a decade later, he and his partners, his community, Baldassarra provides ongoing was honoured with the prestigious Jack Wine and Philip Rechtsman, created support to numerous charities. Of particular Lifetime Achievement Award. Greenpark Homes, which soon grew to become interest to him and his family are health-care Canada's largest home builder. institutions to which the Baldassarra family th The award was presented at the 34 annual BILD Awards, which recognizes and celebrates To date, Greenpark Homes and its affiliated and businesses have donated millions of dol- excellence within the building and development companies have built and sold nearly 70,000 lars to help support and create new health-care industry. The Lifetime Achievement Award is the homes and condominiums throughout the GTA. infrastructure in the GTA. Association's highest honour, and was presented "Today, I look back on my career and I am "It is a privilege to present Carlo with this to Baldassarra in front of 1,100 of his colleagues. so grateful for all the people I have worked prestigious award," said BILD President and "This honour from BILD is very humbling with to achieve so many incredible mile- CEO Bryan Tuckey. "He is an industry cham- to me," he said. "I never dreamed that my life stones," Baldassarra said. "I look forward pion who has given so much to our Association would be filled with such accomplishments." to creating even more opportunities through and to communities throughout the GTA." Arriving in Canada from his native Italy in Greenpark with my sons and my growing family 1958, it did not take long for the 19-year-old of grandchildren." For a complete list of award recipients, visit A Toronto Builder * Summer 2014 * 15

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Toronto Builder - Summer 2014

Chair’s Message
President’s Message
Building Industry Celebrates Quality and Excellence at Annual Awards Presentation
Lifetime Achievement Awards
34th Annual BILD Awards
BILD Acquires Full Ownership Stake in Toronto Home Shows
RealNet GTA Market Update
2014 Calendar of Events
Marketing Partners and Corporate Sponsors
New Members
Suppliers Guide
Index to Advertisers

Toronto Builder - Summer 2014